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Evening all, just a quick one for you.

I have purchased a Fujikura Ventus Blue 6X driver shaft that was out of a Callaway Epic flash. It plays at 45.5"

I am currently playing Titleist TS3 w/ Hrzdus Smoke Black 6.5 60g at 45". I want to use the Ventus in my TS3 but want it to play 45".

How should I go about trimming it? I have been advised to tip trim it 0.5" and it should be good to go straight in once I change the tip. (No difference in swingweight?)

Does this sound right or is it going to make it play significantly stiffer?

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Have you hit or demo'd the Ventus shaft yet in any club? What's been done with one shaft doesn't always give you much help on what you might need to do with a different shaft.

 

But 1/2" of tip trim doesn't really make the shaft play all that much stiffer. Some might not even feel the difference of only a 1/2".

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